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Cross-Border Compliance Update: November 2019

by Gwendolyn Wilber Jaramillo, Shrutih V. Tewarie, Anna Maria Annino

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SEC: Zero Tolerance for Short Selling Violations October 18, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
Traveling to the U.S.? You May Have to Provide Social Media and Other Personal Data to the U.S. Government May 1, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Wyeth v. Levine: No Federal Preemption for Drug Labeling March 5, 2009 Life Sciences Alert
Wyeth v. Levine’s ‘Clear Evidence' Language: Clearly Misunderstood January 13, 2016 David R. Geiger, Andrew M. London Product Liability Alert
Worksite Enforcement Investigations on the Rise May 29, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Employee May Sue Employer Over Truthful But Arguably Malicious E-Mail to Co-Workers February 24, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Employer Can Be Liable for Negligently Terminating an Employee Based on Co-Worker’s Discriminatory Conduct June 3, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
FATCA: With Deadlines Looming, the Time to Act is Now February 26, 2014 Christopher "Kip" Cawley, Nicola Lemay The Foley Adviser
AIFMD: ESMA Recommends the First Wave of Non-EU Countries to Obtain a Europe-Wide Marketing Passport August 4, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Guidance About Title IX: White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault Releases its First Report April 30, 2014 Education Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Releases Final Rule Revising “White Collar” Exemptions May 19, 2016 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Department of Labor Proposes New Regulations Regarding “White Collar” Exemptions Under the Fair Labor Standards Act July 1, 2015 Jonathan A. Keselenko Labor and Employment Alert
SEC Charges KBR, Inc. with Using a Confidentiality Agreement that Could "Chill" Whistleblowing April 6, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Enforcement Alert
Department of Education Issues Final Regulations on Campus Sex Offense Reporting and Training, While Leaving Some Key Issues Unresolved October 22, 2014 Education Alert
Where Are We Today on the President’s Executive Order February 7, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Q&A Series: When Your Public Company Must Restate Its Financial Statements March 4, 2009 Business Alert
USCIS Proposed Changes to the H-1B Cap Filing Process: What You Need to Know December 6, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
2009 Updates to Delaware General Corporation Law - Part 3: Improved Shareholder Access to Proxy Materials – Now, What Will the SEC Do? May 1, 2009 Business Alert
What U.S. Employers Need to Know About the FY 2019 H-1B Visa Cap Season February 1, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
H-1B Compliance: What to Do When You Terminate Your H-1B Employee July 10, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Border Searches of Your Electronic Devices — What Rights Do You Have? March 23, 2017 Emily Nash Immigration Alert
What NYC Employers Need to Know about New Salary History Law May 18, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Emily Nash Labor and Employment Alert
General Data Protection Regulation: What It Means For US Healthcare/Life Science Companies August 28, 2017 Catherine Muyl, Marion Cavalier Privacy and Data Security Alert
What Employers Need to Know About Employment-Based Green Card Interviews November 7, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
What Do F-1 Students Need to Know as They Await the Fate of Their H-1B Cap Petition? April 30, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
The Massachusetts Securities Division Settlement with Citigroup: What Does It Mean? October 10, 2013 Caroline Donovan Business Crimes Alert
What Did the Court Really Say About Patent Eligibility? June 23, 2014 Philip C. Swain, Barbara A. Fiacco, Rajesh Vallabh, Philip S. Choi, Ph.D. Intellectual Property Alert
WARN Act Damages Not Subject to Massachusetts Wage Act January 9, 2019 Peter M. Rosenblum Business Alert
Vermont Pharmaceutical Gift Ban & Disclosure Act June 24, 2009 Colin J. Zick, Pat A. Cerundolo Life Sciences Alert
USCIS Delays Imposition of E-Verify Obligations On Federal Contractors January 13, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Many Federal Contractors Will Have To Comply With E-Verify September 9, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Many Federal Contractors Will Have To Comply With E-Verify October 6, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Venture Perspectives Third Quarter 2012 January 14, 2013 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Third Quarter 2011 January 11, 2012 David A. Broadwin Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Third Quarter 2010 November 17, 2010 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Second Quarter 2012 October 1, 2012 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Second Quarter 2011 September 23, 2011 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Second Quarter 2010 August 30, 2010 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Fourth Quarter 2011 February 29, 2012 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives Fourth Quarter 2010 February 23, 2011 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives First Quarter 2012 June 6, 2012 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives First Quarter 2011 June 6, 2011 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives First Quarter 2010 May 1, 2010 David A. Broadwin Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives: New England Edition - First Quarter 2013 July 8, 2013 Matthew S. Eckert Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives - New England Edition: Fourth Quarter and Year 2012 March 25, 2013 Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives - New England Outlook: Second Quarter 2013 October 28, 2013 Matthew S. Eckert Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives - New England Edition: Fourth Quarter and Year 2013 April 14, 2014 Matthew S. Eckert Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives - New England Outlook: Third Quarter 2013 February 5, 2014 Matthew S. Eckert Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives - New England Outlook: First Quarter 2014 April 21, 2014 Matthew S. Eckert Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives: Third Quarter 2014 April 21, 2015 Matthew S. Eckert, Sara Mattern, Jeremy Arak Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives: Fourth Quarter 2014 August 7, 2015 Matthew S. Eckert, Sara Mattern, Jeremy Arak Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives: Second Quarter 2014 February 18, 2015 Matthew S. Eckert, Sara Mattern Venture Perspectives
Venture Perspectives: First Quarter 2015 October 16, 2015 Matthew S. Eckert, Sara Mattern, Jeremy Arak Venture Perspectives
USPTO Announces Revised Guidance for Determining Subject Matter Eligibility January 10, 2019 Rajesh Vallabh, Erik A. Huestis, Stephen Kenny Intellectual Property Alert
USPTO, Copyright Office and Federal Courts Will Continue to Stay Open During the Shutdown January 18, 2019 Philip C. Swain Intellectual Property Alert
Massachusetts Securities Division Releases Report on Investment Advisers’ Use of Social Media; New Regulations Anticipated July 15, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
US Department of Labor Postpones Affordable Care Acts Employer Health Insurance Notice Requirement January 29, 2013 Labor and Employment Alert
USCIS Will Begin Accepting New H-1B Filings on April 1 for Fiscal Year 2015 February 26, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
USCIS Tightens the Rules Related to H-1B Visas for Third Party Worksites February 28, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
USCIS Suspends Premium Processing for ALL H-1B Petitions March 6, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
USCIS Reverses Policy on Temporary Visa Extensions October 24, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
USCIS Resumes Premium Processing for Cap Subject H-1B Petitions September 19, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
USCIS Is Still Accepting H-1B Petitions April 10, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
USCIS Announces Expanded In-Person Interview Requirement August 30, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Update to the Federal Physician Payments Sunshine Act October 5, 2018 Colin J. Zick Life Sciences Alert
Updates to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) January 13, 2011 Ross Margulies Healthcare Alert
Update on President Obama’s Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection February 19, 2015 Colin J. Zick, Jeremy W. Meisinger Privacy and Data Security Alert
Updated Filing Requirements in Connection with U.S. Inbound and Outbound Investment May 12, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Michael N. Glanz The Foley Adviser
UPDATE: EEOC Will Not Collect Pay Data for 2019, 2020 or 2021 September 16, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Christian Garcia Labor and Employment Alert
UPDATE: Employers Must Provide 2017 and 2018 Pay Data to EEOC by September 30, 2019 May 9, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Leah S. Rizkallah Labor and Employment Alert
Update: New FBAR Extension for Investment Managers June 22, 2011 The Foley Adviser
Upcoming Form ADV Part 2B Deadline September 26, 2011 Meredith A. Haviland, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Upcoming FATCA Deadlines June 25, 2016 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Upcoming Deadlines for Clearing Requirements for Certain Swaps March 4, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
FATCA: Upcoming Compliance Deadlines for Non-U.S. Financial Institutions April 16, 2015 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
United States Supreme Court Strikes Down Vermont Pharmaceutical “Data Mining” Law June 24, 2011 Colin J. Zick, Pat A. Cerundolo, Tad Heuer Life Sciences Alert
Uniform Prudent Management of Institutional Funds Act Liberalizes Endowment Spending and Clarifies Investment Standards for Charitable Institutions July 16, 2009 Nonprofit Alert
SJC Rules Denial of Lateral Transfer May Be “Adverse Employment Action” Under Mass. Anti-Discrimination Law January 31, 2019 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, Christian Garcia Labor and Employment Alert
Attorney General Announces 6-Month “Safe Harbor” Under Earned Sick Time Law May 18, 2015 Labor and Employment Alert
Opportunity, Uncertainty for Entities Wishing to Do Business with Iran July 17, 2015 Gwendolyn Wilber Jaramillo, Shrutih V. Tewarie Trade Sanctions and Export Controls Alert
UK Treasury Plans to Extend AIFMD Transition Period for Non-UK Fund Managers May 20, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
U.S. Supreme Court to Decide Constitutionality of Affordable Care Act November 15, 2011 Thomas Barker, Brian P. Carey, Tad Heuer Healthcare Alert
U.S. Supreme Court Holds That City Discriminated Against White Firefighters June 12, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Supreme Court Expands Protections Against Retaliation January 30, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Supreme Court Ends Massive Class Action Against Wal-Mart June 22, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Supreme Court Decision Clarifies “Cat’s Paw” Theory of Liability March 7, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
U. S. Supreme Court Clarifies Fiduciaries’ Duty of Prudence Under ERISA In Connection with Employee Stock Ownership Plans June 30, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Supreme Court Adopts The Plan Document Rule for ERISA Plans January 28, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Signals Coming Changes June 29, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Proposes to Change Rule Regarding Who Is a Same-Sex Spouse under the FMLA June 26, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Proposes New Overtime Rule March 11, 2019 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, James Fullmer Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Proposed New Rule on Regular Rate of Pay for Overtime April 2, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Emily Nash Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Proposed Joint Employment Rule April 4, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, James Fullmer Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Issues Administrator’s Interpretation on Independent Contractors July 16, 2015 Jonathan A. Keselenko Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Department of Labor Announces New Overtime Salary Basis Rule September 25, 2019 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
U.S. Court of Appeals Unanimously Refuses to Reinstate Travel Ban Executive Order February 10, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Considerations for the Acquisition of a Non-U.S. Company by a U.S. Public Company February 10, 2017 Jennifer V. Audeh, Corey Brown M&A Alert
U.S. Chamber of Commerce Sues SEC to Overturn Controversial Dodd-Frank Resource Extraction Rule October 18, 2012 Paul Bork, Matthew C. Baltay Securities Alert
U.S. Bureau of Industry and Security, Office of Foreign Assets Control Impose Fines on Texas Manufacturer and Its Foreign Affiliates for Unlawful Exports September 22, 2009 Gwendolyn Wilber Jaramillo Business Crimes Alert
U.K. Modern Slavery Act: New Disclosure Requirements for Companies Operating in the United Kingdom August 18, 2015 Corporate Social Responsibility
Defending False Claims Act Cases: Two New Tools Under the Trump Administration March 12, 2018 Giselle J. Joffre, Michael Licker White Collar Defense Alert
Supreme Court Holds that Technical Differences Don’t Save Aereo From Infringement Liability June 25, 2014 David A. Kluft Intellectual Property Alert
Trinity Wall Street v. Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. − “Lawyers, Guns and Money” August 12, 2015 Paul Bork, Jennifer V. Audeh, Gabrielle A. Bernstein Securities Alert
HHS-DOL-Treasury Summary of Benefits and Coverage and Uniform Glossary Final Rule | Summary 021012 February 10, 2012 Thomas Barker Government Strategies Alert
Treasury Secretary Geithner Calls for Hedge Fund Registration and Regulatory Oversight of Credit Default Swaps Market March 27, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Treasury Now Accepting Cash Grant Applications August 4, 2009 Nicola Lemay, Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
Treasury Issues Guidance for Cash Grant Program for Qualifying Renewable Energy Projects July 14, 2009 Nicola Lemay, Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
Travel Alert Under President Trump's Immigration Executive Order January 30, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Trademark Owners: Consider Pre-Reserving Your .XXX Domains Now! May 12, 2011 Joshua S. Jarvis Trademark Alert
National Cap-and-Trade Legislation Passes the House: At 1,428 Pages, Nearly Something for Everyone July 1, 2009 Adam P. Kahn, Seth D. Jaffe Environmental Alert
A "PATH" to Substantial Tax Savings: Qualified Small Business Stock June 10, 2016 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott, Abigail Roy
SEC No-Action Letter Allows Certain Kinds of “M&A Brokers” to Avoid Broker-Dealer Registration Under the Exchange Act February 24, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Timeliness Determinations for Inter Partes Review Now Subject to Appellate Review January 17, 2018 Peter A. Sullivan, DeAnn F. Smith PTAB Alert
TIC Form SHC 5-Year Benchmark Survey of U.S. Ownership of Foreign Securities Due March 3, 2017 February 16, 2017 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
New Massachusetts Pass-Through Entity Withholding Requirements: April 30th Deadline May Apply March 17, 2009 Nicola Lemay, Teresa A. Martland Taxation Alert
Third Circuit Lets Wal-Mart Exclude Firearms Proposal Under the “Ordinary Business Operations” Exception April 15, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Alert
The United States Increases Filing Fees For Certain H-1B and L Petitions August 17, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
The U.S. Department of Justice and Department of Education Release New Information About Using Race in Higher Education September 30, 2013 Education Alert
The Supreme Court Holds that the “Discovery Rule” Does Not Apply to SEC Enforcement Actions for Financial Penalties and Affirms the Dismissal of SEC Claims as Time-Barred March 7, 2013 Business Crimes Alert
FCPA Liability for Foreign Individuals – the Second Circuit Enforces Some Limits August 28, 2018 Anthony D. Mirenda, Shrutih V. Tewarie Business Crimes Alert
The SEC Charges Investment Adviser with Violating Regulation S-P by Failing to Adopt Cybersecurity Policies and Procedures September 25, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
The Sarbanes-Oxley Act Provides Whistleblower Protection November 5, 2010 Anthony D. Mirenda Business Crimes Perspectives
The President Proposes Broad Reform of The Financial Regulatory System June 19, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
The Physician Payment Sunshine Act Final Rule February 8, 2013 Colin J. Zick, Pat A. Cerundolo, Tad Heuer Life Sciences Alert
The Obama Administration Proposes The Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act of 2009 July 17, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
The New Stimulus Package Creates Premium Subsidy for COBRA Continuation Coverage February 22, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
The New Normal: Another Round of Competitive State License Applications Released October 8, 2019 Jesse Harlan Alderman, Scott Bloomberg Cannabis Alert
The New I-9 Employment Eligibility Verification Form Has Finally Been Published April 26, 2013 Labor and Employment Alert
The Medical Device Excise Tax: Frequently-Suspended Tax May Take Effect on January 1, 2020 December 11, 2019 Thomas Barker, Nicola Lemay, Christian Springer, Alyssa Pratt Healthcare Alert
The Massachusetts Securities Division Issues Subpoenas; Draws Massachusetts into the Madoff Scandal January 5, 2009 Dean Richlin Business Crimes Alert
The JOBS Act: Implications for Private Fund Advisers April 24, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
The International Entrepreneur Rule Update July 10, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
SEC Enforcement of Rule 105: The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ March 10, 2014 Securities Enforcement Alert
The H1N1 Influenza (Swine Flu) Outbreak: HHS Emergency Authorities to Respond April 30, 2009 Thomas Barker Healthcare Alert
The Global Magnitsky Human Rights Accountability Act: Sanctions Tool for Promoting U.S. Human Rights Agenda December 2, 2016 Gwendolyn Wilber Jaramillo, Shrutih V. Tewarie, Isa Mirza Trade Sanctions and Export Controls Alert
SEC v. TAMBONE: The First Circuit Reverses Course on What It Means to "Make" a Statement Under the Securities Laws March 23, 2010 Anthony D. Mirenda Business Crimes Perspectives
SEC v. Tambone: The First Circuit Broadly Interprets Primary Liability Under the Federal Securities Laws – and Adds to an Existing Circuit Split February 24, 2009 Anthony D. Mirenda Business Crimes Perspectives
The First, First Circuit Court to Opine on a Newman Challenge May 18, 2015 Business Crimes Alert
The Federal Circuit Reverses Google’s Win on Its Fair Use Defense in Oracle’s Copyright Infringement Suit Concerning Java Software API Packages April 2, 2018 David A. Kluft Intellectual Property Alert
The Fate of the International Entrepreneur Rule Remains Uncertain, But There May Be Hope December 18, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
The European Court of Justice Invalidates Safe Harbor October 6, 2015 Catherine Muyl, Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
The Drug Supply Chain Security Act Timeline December 11, 2013 Paul T. Kim FDA Alert
The Dodd-Frank Act: Non-Binding “Say-on-Pay” at Public Companies July 23, 2010 Business Alert
Senate Passes Final Wall Street Reform Legislation (The Dodd-Frank Act) July 19, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
The Department of Labor Issues Guidance on Joint Employment January 22, 2016 Labor and Employment Alert
The Changing Tides of the H-1B Visa Adjudication July 10, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Hedge Funds Join “the CEO’s Brother-in-Law” as the Target of Insider Trading Cases November 9, 2009 The Foley Adviser
The Affordable Care Act (§ 9008, as amended by § 1404 of the Reconciliation Act) December 2, 2010 Healthcare Alert
MA Superior Court Adopts “Relief from Duties” Test to Determine If Meal Breaks Are Compensable January 23, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Emily Nash Labor and Employment Alert
Federal Circuit Improves the Short-Term “Forecast” for the Doctrine of Equivalents September 6, 2019 Barbara A. Fiacco, Richard Maidman Intellectual Property Alert
Ten Features of the New Patent Law Patent Applicants Should Know October 18, 2011 Donald R. Ware Intellectual Property Alert
Massachusetts “Tech Tax” Abatement Applications Due December 31, 2013 December 18, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Massachusetts "Tech Tax" Repealed October 2, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Massachusetts Lawmakers Plan to Repeal the New “Tech Tax” on Computer System Design and Software Modification Services September 13, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Massachusetts "Tech Tax" Payment and Reporting Due Dates Deferred September 17, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Tax Related Renewable Energy Provisions in the Stimulus Act February 27, 2009 Nicola Lemay, Mark A. Barnett Taxation Alert
Tax Reform Impact on Carried Interest for Investment Managers December 28, 2017 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
Qualified Small Business - 100% Tax Exemption Set to Expire at Year End December 5, 2011 Nicola Lemay Taxation Alert
Eligible Investors May Receive 100% Tax Exemption for Gain on Certain Stock Acquired Before Year-End December 7, 2010 Jeffrey L. Quillen, Nicola Lemay Energy Technology and Renewables Update
Extension on 100% Tax Exemption for Gain on Certain Qualified Small Business Stock December 17, 2010 Nicola Lemay Business Alert
Congress Extends the 100% Tax Exemption for Gain on Certain Qualified Small Business Stock January 14, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Holds That Discharged Employees Must Be Paid Unused Vacation Time, Regardless of Employer’s Written Vacation Policy June 12, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Minimizing Risk and Liability from Man-in-the-Middle Attacks (or, How to Keep Your Company’s Wire Transfers from Going Awry) May 2, 2019 Christopher Escobedo Hart, Colin J. Zick, Nicholas C. Theodorou Privacy and Data Security Alert
How Not to Get Snared in Brulotte’s Web June 29, 2015 Donald R. Ware, Marco J. Quina Intellectual Property Alert
Swap Users Take Note: March 2013 DF Protocol Deadline is July 1, 2013 June 25, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Surprise Bills Laws Enacted in California and New York May 12, 2015 Colin J. Zick, Andrew M. London Healthcare Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Reinstates Jury Verdict for Former Employee on FMLA Retaliation Claim March 14, 2016 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Limits the Protections of the Massachusetts Maternity Leave Act August 11, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Limits Employers Ability to Deduct Losses From Wages January 27, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Issues Two Decisions Regarding the Massachusetts Payment of Wages Act September 1, 2011 Kristyn Bunce DeFilipp Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Holds That Worker Misclassified As Independent Contractor Is Entitled to Damages, Despite Being Paid More than Comparable Employees August 24, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Holds That Doctor Is Not Required to Arbitrate Discrimination Claims July 28, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Judicial Court Establishes New Standard for Punitive Damages Awards in Discrimination Cases October 7, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Upholds University of Texas Affirmative Action Admissions Policy June 24, 2016 Dean Richlin, Hemmie Chang, Sarah S. Burg Education Alert
Supreme Court Upholds Class Action Arbitration Waivers May 22, 2018 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Upholds Arizona Law On Illegal Immigration May 27, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Unanimously Holds Disparate Impact Claim Is Timely Despite No Challenge to Adoption of Hiring Practice May 27, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Stays Injunction Blocking President Trump’s Third Travel Ban December 14, 2017 Immigration Alert
Supreme Court Sets New Standard Governing Employer’s Obligation to Accommodate Pregnant Workers March 26, 2015 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Rulings Will Make Fee Awards More Likely in IP Cases April 30, 2014 Barbara A. Fiacco, Marco J. Quina Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Ruling Exposes Continuing Division on Use of Race in Higher Education Admissions April 22, 2014 Dean Richlin Education Alert
Supreme Court Rules Whistleblowers Can Not Rely on FOIA in False Claims Act Cases May 18, 2011 Business Crimes Alert
Supreme Court Rules Recess Appointments of NLRB Members Unconstitutional June 27, 2014 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Employers Can Lose Failure-to-Exhaust Defense if Not Timely Raised, Supreme Court Rules June 4, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Revises Rules for Private Securities Class Actions June 25, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Supreme Court Rejects Good-Faith Belief of Invalidity Defense to Claims of Inducement of Patent Infringement May 29, 2015 Jeremy A. Younkin Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Provides Guidance on Section 16(b) Statute of Limitations April 13, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Supreme Court Permits Award of Foreign Lost Profits When Patented Components Are Assembled Outside the U.S. June 26, 2018 Philip C. Swain, Richard Maidman Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Narrows, But Declines to Stay, Injunctions Blocking Travel Ban Executive Order June 26, 2017 Immigration Alert
Supreme Court Makes it Harder for Employees to Bring Suits Under Title VII August 15, 2013 Education Alert
Supreme Court Limits Scope of Wire and Mail Fraud in Skilling v. United States July 1, 2010 Caroline Donovan Business Crimes Alert
Supreme Court Limits Patent Owners’ Ability to Control Post-Sale Use of Patented Products June 9, 2017 Barbara A. Fiacco, Natasha N. Reed, Sarah S. Burg Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Holds That Two Member National Labor Relations Board Lacked Power to Issue Decisions June 22, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Holds that Oral Complaints Constitute Protected Activity Under the Fair Labor Standards Act March 23, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Holds That Fired Fiancé of EEOC Complainant Has Title VII Retaliation Claim January 25, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Holds That Facts Underlying Patent Challenge Must Be Proved by Clear and Convincing Evidence June 13, 2011 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Holds that Confidential Sales Still Qualify as Patent Prior Art January 24, 2019 DeAnn F. Smith, Janine S. Ladislaw, Ph.D. Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Holds Equitable Laches is No Longer Available to Limit Patent Damages March 23, 2017 Philip C. Swain, Jeremy A. Younkin, Peter A. Sullivan, Barbara A. Fiacco Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Finds that Severance Pay is Wages for Purposes of Payroll Taxes March 27, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Finds DOMA to Be Unconstitutional -- Impact on Employers Explained July 3, 2013 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Delivers Major Blow to Public Sector Unions June 29, 2018 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Defers to the Patent Office on Institution and Management of Post-Grant Proceedings June 21, 2016 Barbara A. Fiacco, Donald R. Ware, Sarah S. Burg Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Decision Invites More Challenges to Patent Claims as Indefinite June 5, 2014 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco, Sarah S. Burg Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Decision in TC Heartland Will Limit Venue Choice in Patent Litigation May 23, 2017 Philip C. Swain, Marco J. Quina, Emma S. Winer Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission Changes the Landscape for Corporate Funding of Election Communications February 19, 2010 Dean Richlin, Paul T. Kim, Tad Heuer, Zachary Gerson Business Alert
Supreme Court Decision Gives New Hope to Defendants in Superfund Cases May 6, 2009 Adam P. Kahn, Seth D. Jaffe Environmental Alert
Supreme Court Decision Clarifies Approach to Donning-and-Doffing Cases Under the FLSA January 31, 2014 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Decides Omnicare April 6, 2015 Paul Bork, Kate Leonard Securities Alert
Supreme Court Decides No Pay Owed for Amazon Warehouse Security Checks December 11, 2014 Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Decides Employers Must Make Religious Accommodations Regardless of Knowledge of Need for Accommodation June 3, 2015 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Clarifies the Application of the FLSA Outside Sales Exemption for Pharmaceutical Sales Representatives Rights June 22, 2012 Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Clarifies Scope of Patentable Inventions June 28, 2010 Philip C. Swain, Donald R. Ware Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Calls for Greater Deference to District Court Claim Construction January 22, 2015 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco, Jeremy A. Younkin Intellectual Property Alert
Supreme Court Authorizes the DOL to Change its Interpretative Guidance without Public Input March 10, 2015 Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Authorizes “Barebones” Court Review of the EEOC’s Conciliation Efforts April 30, 2015 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Supreme Court Allows Closely Held Corporations to Invoke Religious Objections Against Providing Employee Contraceptive Coverage July 1, 2014 Thomas Barker, Tad Heuer Healthcare Alert
Supreme Court Adopts More Expansive View of FLSA Exemptions April 5, 2018 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
New Rule Permits CMS to Revoke Medicare Billing Privileges for Providers/Suppliers with “Pattern or Practice” of Denied Claims December 10, 2014 Colin J. Zick, Brian P. Carey Healthcare Alert
SEC OCIE Risk Alert Update: Supervision of Disciplined Individuals August 19, 2019 Robert G. Sawyer, Brian R. Prewitt The Foley Adviser
Superior Court Judge Rules that Massachusetts Wage Act Applies to Severance Pay February 9, 2011 Kristyn Bunce DeFilipp Labor and Employment Alert
New Federal Health Reform Law Includes “Sunshine” Reporting Requirements for Drug and Device Manufacturers March 25, 2010 Pat A. Cerundolo, Colin J. Zick, Tad Heuer, Zachary Gerson Life Sciences Alert
CMS Releases Proposed “Sunshine” Physician Payment Reporting Rule for Drug and Device Manufacturers December 16, 2011 Colin J. Zick, Tad Heuer Life Sciences Alert
Massachusetts SJC Rules Commission-Only Employees Are Entitled to Overtime, Sunday Pay May 16, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Emily Nash Labor and Employment Alert
SJC Finds that Employee’s Unauthorized Copying of Proprietary Information Did Not Give Employer Grounds to Discontinue Severance February 8, 2016 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Summary of Supreme Court Affordable Care Act Opinion June 28, 2012 Thomas Barker, Brian P. Carey, Tad Heuer Government Strategies Alert
Summary of Clinical Laboratory Fee Schedule Reform Provisions in the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 April 3, 2014 Brian P. Carey Healthcare Alert
Limiting Extraterritorial Reach of U.S. Patents: "Substantial" Means More than One March 1, 2017 Barbara A. Fiacco, Emma S. Winer Intellectual Property Alert
SEC ALJ Rules Revocations and Bars Are “Penalties” Subject to Five-Year Statute of Limitations in Section 2462 September 5, 2014 Securities Enforcement Alert
SEC Continues Its “Strict Liability” Enforcement Campaigns, Focusing on Filing Failures and Rule 105 Violations September 17, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Enforcement Alert
IPhone Access Gets Attention, 'Stingrays' Fly Under The Radar April 6, 2016 Erik L. Schulwolf Privacy and Data Security Alert
Stimulus Law Has At Least $250 Million Available For Technology Companies Developing Innovative, Sustainable Adoption of Broadband Services April 21, 2009 David A. Broadwin Technology Alert
Stimulus Essentials: Deadline Looms for Comments on Massachusetts’ “Solar Big Bang” April 1, 2009 Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
Out-of-State Workers May Sue under Massachusetts Wage Act June 21, 2013 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Out-of-State Workers May Bring Suit under Massachusetts Independent Contractor Statute May 31, 2013 Christopher Feudo, Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
State Department Promulgates New Vetting Standards Required By President's Travel Ban Executive Order July 28, 2017 Immigration Alert
State Department Limits Visa Validity Periods for Citizens of China July 10, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
State and Federal Government Move to Enforce Employer Health Care Assessments November 13, 2017 Thomas Barker, Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Ross Margulies Labor and Employment Alert
Jump-Starting Biomedical Research and Development April 30, 2010 Brian P. Carey, Nicola Lemay, Jeffrey L. Quillen Healthcare Alert
Divided Federal Circuit Panel Upholds Patent Office’s “Broadest Reasonable Interpretation” Standard for Construing Claims in Post-Grant Review February 23, 2015 Barbara A. Fiacco, Donald R. Ware, Sarah S. Burg Intellectual Property Alert
NLRB Adopts "Contract Coverage" Standard September 12, 2019 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Quality Incentive Program (QIP) Final Rule January 13, 2011 Ross Margulies Healthcare Alert
First Circuit Holds That Employer’s Shifting Explanation for Termination Was Sufficient to Raise Jury Question in Age Discrimination Case October 23, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Employee’s Self-Help Discovery May Be Protected Activity Under Massachusetts Anti-Retaliation Law June 2, 2016 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Federal Circuit’s Sandoz v. Amgen Decision Forecloses Early Declaratory Judgment Suits by Biosimilars Applicants December 16, 2014 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco Intellectual Property Alert
First Circuit Holds that Variable “Per Diem” Payments May be Part of an Employee’s Regular Rate of Pay for Calculating Overtime April 29, 2014 Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
Spotlight on Executive Compensation May 26, 2010 Nonprofit Alert
Federal Circuit Denies TC Heartland’s Petition to Change the Venue Standard, Renewing Interest in Congressional Venue Reform May 4, 2016 Barbara A. Fiacco Intellectual Property Alert
Republican State Parties Challenge SEC’s Pay-to-Play Rule August 15, 2014 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
So Now What? Implications of the Supreme Court’s Myriad Ruling June 17, 2013 Hathaway Pease Russell, Marco J. Quina Intellectual Property Alert
D.C. Circuit Strikes Down NLRB’s Notice-Posting Rule May 17, 2013 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Recent Updates from the Attorney General’s Nonprofit Division March 7, 2017 Nonprofit Alert
Smart Grid Stimulus: Business Opportunities Will Depend on Agency Rules, Energy Policy February 25, 2009 Mark A. Barnett Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
JOBS Act – Small Company Capital Formation – Regulation A+ April 24, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SJC Upholds Charitable Property Tax Exemption for Land Conservation Organization May 22, 2014 Tad Heuer Nonprofit Alert
SJC Rules Wage Act Plaintiffs Are Entitled to Prejudgment Interest, But Not on Treble Damages July 5, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
SJC Rules in Employment Discrimination Cases a Plaintiff Need Only Show the Reason for Discharge was Untrue to Survive Summary Judgment March 1, 2016 Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
SJC Refuses to Enforce Massachusetts Non-Compete on California Employee September 14, 2018 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, Samuel C. Bauer Labor and Employment Alert
SJC Issues Property Tax Ruling Regarding Religious Organization April 3, 2017 Nonprofit Alert
SJC Holds that Massachusetts Wage Act Is Not Intended to be Sole Remedy for Recovery of Unpaid Wages Under State Law August 19, 2013 Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
Bulldog II: SJC Eliminates First Amendment Challenge to Securities Violations Found by the Massachusetts Securities Division September 28, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SJC Case Could Result in Loss of Property Tax Exemptions for Certain Conservation Land January 16, 2014 Nonprofit Alert
SJC: Employees Who Settled Wage Act Claims Were Entitled to Award of Attorneys’ Fees February 22, 2019 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo, Christian Garcia Labor and Employment Alert
Cayman Islands Directors Registration and Licensing Law: CIMA Requires Registration or Licensing of Fund Directors by September 3 (Including Directors Employed by Fund’s Investment Manager) July 22, 2014 Jeffrey D. Collins, Tiffany Ann Ford, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
Sick Time Not Subject to Massachusetts Wage Act January 30, 2018 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Delaware Chancery Court Rules That Merger Agreement Termination Fee Not Exclusive Remedy Where Seller Accepts Superior Offer in Violation of No-Shop November 21, 2019 Matthew C. Baltay, Kevin J. Conroy M&A Alert
Objective Reasonableness Can Be Central to Fee-Shifting Analysis in Copyright Cases June 21, 2016 Barbara A. Fiacco, Jenevieve J. Maerker, Emma S. Winer Intellectual Property Alert
Halo’s Aura: How the Supreme Court’s Halo Decision Will Impact Patent Damages and Influence Pre-Litigation Conduct June 16, 2016 Peter A. Sullivan, Marco J. Quina Intellectual Property Alert
How Does the New H-1B Cap Rule Impact This Year’s Filings? February 4, 2019 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Federal Judge Issues Decision That Can Determine DACA’s Fate April 27, 2018 Immigration Alert
Seventh Circuit Rejects EEOC’s Attack on Severance Agreements December 22, 2015 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Special Commission Proposes Abolition of Traditional Fee-For-Service Health Care Payment Model and Adoption of Global Payments September 10, 2009 Thomas Barker, Brian P. Carey, Tad Heuer Healthcare Alert
Sequestration Reduces Treasury Grant Awards to Renewable Energy Projects by 8.7 Percent March 6, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Adam Wade Energy and Cleantech Alert
Medical Devices Play a Large Role in Massachusetts Health Care Fraud Unit Cases: September 2008 – September 2009 August 19, 2009 Business Crimes Alert
Federal Circuit’s En Banc Suprema Ruling Confirms the ITC’s Authority to Exclude Imported Goods Used to Directly Infringe in the United States August 18, 2015 Jeremy A. Younkin Intellectual Property Alert
Senate Passes The Restoring American Financial Stability Act May 21, 2010 Peter M. Rosenblum, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Senate Bill Would Require Registration of All Private Investment Funds with $50 million or more in Assets January 30, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Seismic Business Immigration Policy Shift in the Works for 2018 January 3, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Renewable Energy Developers Stand to Benefit from MassDEP’s Efforts to Streamline Regulatory Requirements October 27, 2011 Seth D. Jaffe, Zachary Gerson Energy Technology and Renewables Update
FDA Releases Initial Draft Guidance on Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS): Seeking Input from Stakeholders October 1, 2009 Paul T. Kim Life Sciences Alert
SEC Waives Custody Rule Requirements for Certain Affiliated Sub-Advisers May 20, 2016 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
HHS Proposed Major Changes to HIPAA Privacy, Security and Enforcement Rules July 12, 2010 Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
Securities and Exchange Commission Publishes Its Interpretive Release on Climate Change Related Disclosures February 5, 2010 Seth D. Jaffe Business Alert
SEC to Require Companies to Disclose Global Warming Risks January 29, 2010 Seth D. Jaffe Business Alert
SEC to Recommend Additional Compliance Rules for Investment Advisers November 9, 2015 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer, Jennifer M. Macarchuk The Foley Adviser
Section 501(c)(4) Organizations Subject to IRS Notice Requirement August 24, 2016 Abigail Roy Nonprofit Alert
SEC Stays Effectiveness of Proxy Access Rule October 8, 2010 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Secretary Galvin Proposes Expert Network Regulations for Massachusetts Advisers April 21, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Report on ICOs and Token Sales – “If It Sounds Too Good to be True…” August 10, 2017 Stacie S. Aarestad, Daniel S. Clevenger Securities Alert
SEC Removes Ban on General Solicitation in Rule 506 and Rule 144A, But Problems Remain July 22, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Releases Proposed Rule Amendments to Regulation A February 10, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Releases 2013 Examination Priorities March 1, 2013 Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Radically Revamps Regulation A - Part 3 May 26, 2015 Paul Bork, Kate Leonard Securities Alert
SEC Radically Revamps Regulation A - Part 2 May 21, 2015 Paul Bork, Jeremy Arak Securities Alert
SEC Radically Revamps Regulation A - Part 1 May 19, 2015 Paul Bork, Brendan Burke Securities Alert
SEC Provides Guidance on Exclusion of Shareholder Proposals Under the “Ordinary Business” and “Direct Conflict” Exclusions of Rule 14a-8 November 24, 2015 Paul Bork, Jennifer V. Audeh Securities Alert
SEC Proposes Rules Imposing Additional Reporting and Recordkeeping Requirements for Investment Advisers May 22, 2015 Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
SEC proposes rules implementing new Investment Adviser registration provisions November 29, 2010 Peter M. Rosenblum, Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
SEC Proposes Rules for Pay Ratio Disclosure September 30, 2013 Paul Bork, Jennifer V. Audeh Securities Alert
SEC Proposes Rules for Hedging Disclosure February 17, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Alert
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SEC Proposes Rule Relating to Implementation of Section 14A(d) of the Exchange Act November 4, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
SEC Proposes New Exchange Act Registration Thresholds and Changes to Certain “Held of Record” Definitions January 7, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Proposes JOBS Act Amendments To Rule 506 And Rule 144A To Remove Ban On General Solicitation September 11, 2012 Paul Bork, Erica Rice Securities Alert
SEC Proposes Definition of "Family Office" October 20, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Proposes Changes to “Qualified Client” Definition and Dollar Amount Tests May 12, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
SEC Proposes Amendments to Regulation D, Form D and Rule 156 August 5, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Proposes Amendments to Enhance Custody Rules for Investment Advisers May 18, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SEC Passes Final Rules Implementing JOBS Act Amendments to Regulation D July 12, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Second Circuit Vacates Conviction Against Sales Representative for Off-Label Promotion December 5, 2012 Litigation Alert
Second Circuit Issues Landmark Decision Limiting Insider Trading Liability of "Remote Tippees" December 19, 2014 Matthew C. Baltay, Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations Releases Cybersecurity Examination Sweep Summary of Investment Advisers and Broker-Dealers February 5, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
SEC Offers Custody Rule Relief to Venture Capital and Private Equity Funds August 5, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Staff Legal Bulletin No. 20: Clarifying Disclosure Requirements For Proxy Advisory Firms July 21, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Issues Risk Alert on Investment Advisers’ Due Diligence Processes for Selecting Alternative Investments February 11, 2014 Tiffany Ann Ford, Jennifer M. Macarchuk The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Risk Alert on Cybersecurity Initiative for Investment Advisers April 24, 2014 Catherine M. Anderson, Jennifer M. Macarchuk The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Report on Review of “Accredited Investor” Definition January 8, 2016 Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Order Approving Adjustment to “Qualified Client” Dollar Amount Tests July 15, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Notice of Intent to Increase Performance Fee Thresholds May 24, 2016 Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues No-Action Letter on the Definition of Knowledgeable Employee March 20, 2014 Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins, Jennifer M. Macarchuk The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues National Exam Program Risk Alert Regarding Investment Advisers’ Business Continuity Plans September 20, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Long-Delayed Rule on Conflict Minerals August 27, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Issues Interpretive Advice About Verification Safe Harbors Under Rule 506(c) July 17, 2014 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Issues Guidance On Use of Social Media by Investment Advisers January 13, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Jennifer V. Audeh The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Final Rule on Net Worth Standard For Accredited Investors January 3, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
SEC Issues Cybersecurity Guidance Update for Investment Advisers April 29, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Increases Performance Fee Thresholds July 8, 2016 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Grants Extension of Compliance Date for Delivery of Part 2B of Form ADV January 3, 2011 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SEC Fines Delinquent Form PF Filers $75,000 June 7, 2018 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
SEC Extends Compliance Date on Pay to Play Solicitor Ban June 12, 2012 Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Division of Investment Management Issues Guidance on Personal Trade Reporting of Accounts Over Which Reporting Persons Have No Influence or Control June 30, 2015 Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Division of Enforcement Issues 2019 Annual Report November 25, 2019 John W.R. Murray White Collar Crime and Government Investigations Alert
SEC Decides That Companies May Use Social Media April 8, 2013 Securities Alert
SEC Contemplates Extending Registration Deadlines for Investment Advisers April 15, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SEC Comments Regarding Current Hedge Fund Priorities September 18, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Clarifies Application of Qualified Client Test for Related Advisers November 11, 2013 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Brings First Enforcement Action for Identity Theft Red Flags Rule Violations October 15, 2018 Catherine M. Anderson, Ayah K. Zaidi The Foley Adviser
SEC Approves Pay-to-Play Restrictions (Rule 206(4)-5) July 1, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer, Tiffany Ann Ford The Foley Adviser
SEC and CFTC Jointly Adopt Identity Theft Red Flags Rules Applicable to Investment Advisers and Others May 28, 2013 Catherine M. Anderson, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
SEC Amends Pay-to-Play Rule July 1, 2011 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Rules to Enhance Adviser Reporting August 14, 2017 Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Rules Requiring Listing Standards for Compensation Committees and Compensation Advisers June 26, 2012 Paul Bork, Jennifer V. Audeh Securities Alert
SEC Adopts Rule for Large Trader Reporting September 19, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Revised Custody Rule Enhancing Controls That Apply To Registered Investment Advisers January 11, 2010 Meredith A. Haviland, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Pay Ratio Disclosure Rule August 17, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC Adopts Pay-to-Play Restrictions (Rule 206(4)-5) July 22, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts New Short Selling Rule February 26, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Final Dodd-Frank Registration Rules and Extends Deadline for Compliance June 22, 2011 Meredith A. Haviland, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
SEC Adopts Enhanced Proxy Statement Disclosures Focusing on Compensation and Governance March 3, 2010 Business Alert
SEC Adopts "Bad Actor" Disqualification for Rule 506 Private Placement Offerings July 23, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
SEC’s Conflict Minerals Rule Challenged October 25, 2012 Paul Bork, Matthew C. Baltay Securities Alert
Company May Be Liable for Temporary Worker’s Discrimination Claims November 20, 2015 Labor and Employment Alert
SCOTUS Overturns Decision on Bond Hearings for Detainees Subject to Indefinite Detention March 5, 2018 Rebecca M. Cazabon, Rebecca Gerome Immigration Alert
SCOTUS Holds Copyright Owners Must Wait For Registration Certificate Before Suing March 5, 2019 David A. Kluft, Julia Huston Intellectual Property Alert
Implications of SCOTUS Opinions on Constitutionality, Scope of Inter Partes Reviews May 2, 2018 DeAnn F. Smith, Peter A. Sullivan, Philip C. Swain, Rajesh Vallabh PTAB Alert
D.C. Circuit Court Re-Affirms Decision that Portions of SEC’s Conflict Minerals Rules are Unconstitutional August 31, 2015 Paul Bork Securities Alert
EEOC’s Collection of Pay Data Delayed August 31, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Court Rejects Hedge Fund’s Challenge to Form 13F Disclosure March 1, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
SBIC Exemption from SEC Registration under Dodd-Frank Act July 18, 2011 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
SBIC Advisers Relief Act Expected to be Adopted into Law December 4, 2015 Robert G. Sawyer, Jennifer V. Audeh The Foley Adviser
SBA Temporarily Revises Draw Application Schedule November 18, 2019 Jennifer V. Audeh, Robert G. Sawyer SBIC Alert
SBA Simplifies Filings Requirements for SBIC Applicants September 20, 2019 Jennifer V. Audeh, Robert G. Sawyer SBIC Alert
SBA Releases Annual Investor Recertification Memorandum for SBICs August 19, 2019 Jennifer V. Audeh, Robert G. Sawyer SBIC Alert
SBA Announces New Fee on Leverage Draws and New Process for Leverage Approval Notices August 21, 2019 Jennifer V. Audeh, Robert G. Sawyer SBIC Alert
Reading Tea Leaves After the Supreme Court’s Amgen Securities Litigation Decision March 6, 2013 Paul Bork, Matthew C. Baltay Securities Alert
Federal Court Holds Manufacturer of Investigational Drug and Medical Device Responsible for Clinical Trial Investigator’s Allegedly Inadequate Informed Consent Form July 16, 2014 David R. Geiger Life Sciences Alert
Computer System Design and Software Modification Services Now Subject to the Massachusetts 6.25% Sales and Use Tax August 1, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott Taxation Alert
En Banc Federal Circuit Clarifies Application of On-Sale Bar to Contract Manufacturing July 12, 2016 Donald R. Ware, Jeremy A. Younkin Intellectual Property Alert
OCIE’s 2015 Cybersecurity Examination Initiative September 18, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Federal Court Halts the Enforcement of the Department of Labor’s “Persuader Rule” June 29, 2016 Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
New DOL 408(b)(2) Rules Require Disclosures By Investment Managers To Their ERISA Plan Clients June 11, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Teresa A. Martland The Foley Adviser
JOBS Act Client Alert – Rules 506 of Regulation D and 144A May 2, 2012 Paul Bork, Erica Rice Securities Alert
President Trump Repeals DOL “Blacklisting” Rule March 30, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Emily Nash Labor and Employment Alert
National Labor Relations Board Proposes Regulation Requiring Employers to Post Notices About Employees’ Rights under the National Labor Relations Act December 22, 2010 Kristyn Bunce DeFilipp Labor and Employment Alert
National Labor Relations Board Issues Final Rule Requiring Employers to Post Notices About Employees’ Rights under the National Labor Relations Act August 26, 2011 Kristyn Bunce DeFilipp Labor and Employment Alert
RICO Indictment of NECC Executives for Acts of Second-Degree Murder January 26, 2015 Business Crimes Perspectives
Retirement and Pension Plans / Cost of Living Adjustments December 17, 2010 Business Alert
Restricting Employees' Internet Conduct May Violate Federal Labor Law November 10, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Interim Final Rules on Preexisting Condition, Lifetime & Annual Limits, Rescissions and other Patient Protections June 23, 2010 Thomas Barker Healthcare Alert
Form SHL: Report of Foreign Residents’ Holdings of U.S. Securities Due August 30, 2019 August 14, 2019 Catherine M. Anderson, Brian R. Prewitt The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 18 December 11, 2015 Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 18 December 6, 2017 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 17 December 3, 2018 Robert G. Sawyer, Ayah K. Zaidi The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 16, 2019 December 5, 2019 Meredith A. Haviland, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 13 December 9, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Tiffany Ann Ford The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Renewal and Notice Filing Fees for Investment Advisers Due by December 12 November 12, 2014 Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
REMINDER: New Overtime Rule Goes Into Effect on December 1, 2016 November 1, 2016 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Reminder: March 1, 2010 Deadline to Comply With Massachusetts Information Security Regulations Is Right Around the Corner February 17, 2010 Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
Reminder: Increased “Qualified Client” Dollar Amount Tests to Take Effect on September 19 September 13, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Deadline for Form PF Annual Filers is April 30, 2013 April 16, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Deadline for Obtaining CFTC Interim Compliance Identifier for Parties Trading in Swaps March 22, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Form ADV Annual Amendment Due April 1 March 21, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Tiffany Ann Ford The Foley Adviser
Reminder -- Compliance Date for Identity Theft Red Flags Rules is November 20, 2013 October 28, 2013 Catherine M. Anderson, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Private Fund Due Diligence Required to Comply with “Bad Actor” Provisions Under Rule 506 Which Take Effect Monday, September 23, 2013 September 19, 2013 Tiffany Ann Ford The Foley Adviser
Reminder: March 1, 2016 Effective Date for Information Systems Security Programs Including Cybersecurity for NFA Members February 24, 2016 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Reminder: Appointment of AML Officers for Cayman Funds Due by September 30, 2018 August 9, 2018 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Regulatory Summary of 105 CMR 970.000 - Final Pharmaceutical & Medical Device Manufacturer Conduct Regulations March 5, 2009 Life Sciences Alert
Massachusetts DPH Finalizes Revised “Gift Ban” Regulations November 26, 2012 Pat A. Cerundolo, Colin J. Zick, Tad Heuer Life Sciences Alert
Massachusetts Conducting Cybersecurity Practices Survey of Massachusetts-Registered Investment Advisers June 18, 2014 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Policy Statement Released Concerning the Custody Rule for Massachusetts-Registered Investment Advisers December 10, 2013 Catherine M. Anderson, Gabrielle A. Bernstein The Foley Adviser
Non-GAAP Financial Disclosures – Redux June 2, 2016 Paul Bork, Stacie S. Aarestad Securities Alert
Recovery Act Essentials: New Funding for Solar Energy Announced June 10, 2009 Mark A. Barnett Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
Recent Supreme Court Decision Clarifies Key Principles Concerning Withdrawal from Criminal Conspiracies March 29, 2013 Business Crimes Alert
Recent Supreme Court Cases Raise Bar for Plaintiffs Under Title VII July 2, 2013 Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
Recent Governance and Gift-Giving Guidance from the Non-Profit/Public Charities Division September 22, 2016 Nonprofit Alert
Recent Decisions Illustrate Strict Interpretation of Massachusetts Wage Act March 18, 2013 Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
Recent Decision on Temporary Disability Under the ADA Should Give Employers Pause February 3, 2014 Allison Anderson Labor and Employment Alert
Recent Decision by Massachusetts’ Highest Court Removes Barriers to Wage Claims June 19, 2013 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Recent CFTC Changes and Looming Deadlines November 16, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
REAL ID Implementation Can Affect Domestic Air Travel as Early as January 22, 2018 January 19, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Qui Tam? Now More Plaintiffs Will Qualify April 7, 2010 Life Sciences Alert
National Labor Relations Board Issues Final Rule on So-Called “Quickie Elections” December 18, 2014 Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
GDPR: Q&A for Investment Advisers and Private Fund Managers April 11, 2018 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Changes to the New York City Retirement Systems’ Proxy Guidelines June 23, 2016 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Protect and Grow American Jobs Act: New H-1B Bill Targeted at Dependent Employers November 16, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Proposed SEC Amendment Could Reduce Compliance Costs for Smaller Public Companies August 10, 2016 Paul Bork Securities Alert
“Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; Market Stabilization” Proposed Rule February 17, 2017 Thomas Barker, Ross Margulies Healthcare Alert
Proposed Regulation Would Require Federal Contractors to Notify Employees of Their Rights Under Federal Labor Laws August 4, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
President Trump Rescinds the DACA (“Dreamer”) Program September 5, 2017 Immigration Alert
New Federal Earmark Rules Will Impact For-Profit Companies February 1, 2010 Paul T. Kim, Tad Heuer Business Alert
Product Liability Update August 31, 2009 David R. Geiger Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update May 22, 2009 David R. Geiger Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update April 25, 2011 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update January 31, 2011 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update October 13, 2009 David R. Geiger Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update July 28, 2011 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update October 4, 2011 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update April 5, 2010 David R. Geiger Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update July 30, 2010 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update May 18, 2010 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update April 19, 2012 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update July 29, 2015 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update January 15, 2014 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update July 23, 2014 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update: April 2016 April 7, 2016 David R. Geiger Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update: January 2018 February 1, 2018 David R. Geiger, Shrutih V. Tewarie Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update: April 2018 April 10, 2018 David R. Geiger, Shrutih V. Tewarie Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update: January 2019 January 31, 2019 David R. Geiger, Richard G. Baldwin, Shrutih V. Tewarie Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update: April 2019 April 30, 2019 David R. Geiger, Richard G. Baldwin, Peter Ellis Product Liability Update
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Product Liability Update: October 2017 October 17, 2017 David R. Geiger, Richard G. Baldwin, Shrutih V. Tewarie
Product Liability Update: January 2017 February 7, 2017 David R. Geiger, Shrutih V. Tewarie
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Product Liability Update: November 2019 December 4, 2019 David R. Geiger, Richard G. Baldwin, Peter Ellis Product Liability Update
Product Liability Update October 14, 2014 David R. Geiger, Creighton K. Page Product Liability Update
Process for Electing the Investment Tax Credit In Lieu of the Production Tax Credit – IRS Notice 2009-52 June 17, 2009 Nicola Lemay, Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
FDA Issues 2011 Plan To Improve the 510(k) Process January 20, 2011 Paul T. Kim Healthcare Alert
Annual Information Report on Foreign Financial Accounts Now Includes Investments in Offshore Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Mutual Funds June 18, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Private Company Employees Who Blow the Whistle on Public Company Fraud Are Protected from Retaliation March 6, 2014 Allison Anderson Employment and Securities Litigation Alert
Indigenous Peoples' Rights and the Role of Free, Prior and Informed Consent April 18, 2014 Corporate Social Responsibility
President Trump States He Will Issue New Travel Ban Executive Order February 17, 2017 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
President Trump Issues New Travel Ban Executive Order March 6, 2017 Christopher Escobedo Hart Immigration Alert
President Trump Issues a New Travel Ban September 25, 2017 Immigration Alert
President Signs EO Loosening Health Care Regulations October 13, 2017 Thomas Barker, Christopher Feudo, Ross Margulies, Christian Springer Labor and Employment Alert
President Obama Signs Into Law the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act January 30, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
President Obama Extends COBRA Subsidy Until May 31 April 20, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
President Obama Extends COBRA Subsidy for Unemployed Workers Again March 3, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
President Obama Extends COBRA Subsidy for Unemployed Workers December 23, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
President Obama's 2014 Budget Proposes to Tax Carried Interest as Ordinary Income April 11, 2013 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
Presidential Memorandum Delays Effectiveness of Fiduciary Rule February 3, 2017 Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Premium Process Suspended for FY 2019 H-1B Cap Petitions March 21, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
CFTC and NFA Issue FAQS on Form CPO-PQR and Form CTA-PR December 17, 2015 Tiffany Ann Ford The Foley Adviser
Potential Legal Implications Arising from "Brexit" July 29, 2016 Christina G. Hioureas, Catherine Muyl Business Alert
NLRB Drops Its Pursuit of Notice-Posting Rule January 13, 2014 Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
Possible Examination by SEC of Exempt Reporting Advisers December 3, 2015 Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Political and Legal Challenges to Health Reform December 15, 2010 Brian P. Carey Healthcare Alert
Federal Court Decision Suggests That Employees Can Challenge Employers’ Policies on Off-Duty Conduct July 31, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Phase II of the FDA'S Transparency Initiative May 21, 2010 Paul T. Kim Life Sciences Alert
Modernization of the 510(k) Pathway to Market Medical Devices November 30, 2018 Areta Kupchyk, Paul T. Kim Healthcare Alert
Passive Business Rule October 19, 2017 Jennifer V. Audeh, Robert G. Sawyer SBIC Alert
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ONC Establishes Temporary Certification Program for EHR Technology June 22, 2010 Paul T. Kim Healthcare Alert
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Obama Administration Proposes Initiative to Combat Misclassification of Employees as Independent Contractors February 5, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Obama Administration Issues Final 2010 Call Letter for Medicare Advantage Organizations April 9, 2009 Thomas Barker Healthcare Alert
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NYSE and NASDAQ Propose Listing Standards for Compensation Committees and Compensation Advisers October 9, 2012 Paul Bork, Jennifer V. Audeh Securities Alert
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Massachusetts Form PC: Notice of Increase in Minimum Threshold for Reviewed Financial Statements December 31, 2008 Nonprofit Alert
NLRB Vacates Hy-Brand Joint Employment Liability Standard Because of Board Member Conflict February 27, 2018 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
NLRB Ruling Makes It Easier to Organize Temporary Workers July 14, 2016 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
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NLRB Holds That a Ban on Videotaping Workplace Conversations is Unlawful January 11, 2016 Labor and Employment Alert
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NLRB Finds Arbitration Provision Banning Class and Collective Actions to be Unlawful January 11, 2012 Labor and Employment Alert
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New Massachusetts Law Requires Notice to Employees About the Addition of Negative Information to Their Personnel Records August 19, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
New Massachusetts Energy Bill to Affect Markets August 3, 2012 Energy Technology and Renewables Update
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New HIRE Act Stimulus to Businesses December 9, 2010 Business Alert
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Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court Holds That Former Employee Can Bring Retaliation Claim Based on Conduct Which Occurred Two Years After the Termination of Employment May 17, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
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Massachusetts Securities Division Adopts Regulations Regarding The Charging Of Performance Based Fees By Investment Advisers August 15, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
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Massachusetts Secretary of State Releases Guidance on Benefit Corporations November 9, 2012 Nonprofit Alert
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Massachusetts Restricts Employers' Use of Criminal Record Information August 13, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Regulators Propose Amendments to Information Security Regulations, Delay Enforcement Until March 1, 2010 August 18, 2009 Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
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Massachusetts Passes Legislation Recognizing Benefit Corporations August 17, 2012 Business Alert
Massachusetts Nonprofit Annual Reports Due November 1, 2013 October 8, 2013 Nonprofit Alert
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Massachusetts May Pick Up the PACE March 1, 2010 Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Update
Massachusetts Makes Energy Efficiency "First Fuel" February 5, 2010 Energy Technology and Renewables Update
Massachusetts Legislature Passes Permit Extension Act As Part of Economic Development Legislation August 3, 2010 Seth D. Jaffe, Adam P. Kahn, Douglas M. McGarrah Environmental Alert
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Massachusetts Legislative Committee Approves Legislation Expanding Regulatory Oversight of Healthcare Organizations March 23, 2012 Kevin C. Conroy Nonprofit Alert
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Massachusetts Joins 49 State Mortgage Settlement February 10, 2012 Kevin C. Conroy Government Strategies Alert
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Massachusetts Gift Ban Narrowed to Allow Meals During Education Programs July 9, 2012 Pat A. Cerundolo, Colin J. Zick, Tad Heuer Life Sciences Alert
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Massachusetts Enacts Law Prohibiting Discrimination Against Transgendered Individuals December 2, 2011 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Enacts Domestic Violence Leave for Employees August 12, 2014 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts DPU Order 11-11-C Imposes New Restrictions on Private Net Metering Solar Projects at 2MW August 27, 2012 Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Update
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Massachusetts DEP Proposes Comprehensive Greenhouse Gas Reporting Regulations April 13, 2009 Adam P. Kahn, Seth D. Jaffe Environmental Alert
Massachusetts Data Security Law and Regulations-Service Provider Grandfather Provision expires March 1, 2012 January 31, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Massachusetts Creates Private Right of Action to Enforce Workers' Compensation Law August 20, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Court Issues Important Ruling on Releases of Wage Act Claims December 19, 2012 Christopher Feudo, Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Attorney General Report on Charity CEO Compensation Reviews Pay Practices and Introduces New Reporting Form January 8, 2014 Nonprofit Alert
Massachusetts Attorney General Releases Guidance on Equal Pay Act March 29, 2018 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Michael L. Rosen, Christopher Feudo Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Attorney General Issues Proposed Regulations Regarding Earned Sick Time Law April 27, 2015 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Attorney General Announces Increased Scrutiny of Compensation for Directors of Public Charities April 15, 2011 Nonprofit Alert
Massachusetts Appeals Court Takes Expansive View of Retaliation Under the Wage Act June 12, 2013 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Appeals Court Reinstates $195,000 in Emotional Distress Damages For Disability Discrimination July 9, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Appeals Court Finds Single Comment Actionable as Discrimination October 19, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
Massachusetts Adopts New Workplace Protections for Pregnant Workers July 28, 2017 Jonathan A. Keselenko, Christopher Feudo, Erin Olesen Labor and Employment Alert
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Mandatory Filings for Foreign Investments in U.S. Required by New CFIUS Pilot Program October 30, 2018 Gwendolyn Wilber Jaramillo M&A Alert
Final Reminder – Mandatory Electronic Form D Filing Requirement Takes Effect on March 16, 2009 March 5, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
MA Highest Court Decides that Managers at LLCs Can Be Individually Liable For Wage Act Violations June 14, 2013 Michael L. Rosen Labor and Employment Alert
MA Employers Subject to New HIRD Reporting Requirement Starting Nov. 30, 2018 November 8, 2018 Christopher Feudo, Thomas Barker Labor and Employment Alert
MACRA Proposed Rule April 28, 2016 Brian P. Carey, Erik L. Schulwolf Healthcare Alert
Life Sciences Investors Beware October 2, 2019 Michael Licker, Samuel C. Bauer White Collar Crime and Government Investigations Alert
Lessons from the First Major Enforcement of GDPR January 24, 2019 Catherine Muyl, Marion Cavalier Privacy and Data Security Alert
Legislature Hears Testimony on Legislation Limiting the Right of Public Charities to Compensate Independent Directors September 30, 2011 Nonprofit Alert
Legislature Approves State Budget June 29, 2012 Kevin C. Conroy Nonprofit Alert
Leap Year Means Earlier Due Date for Form ADV March 17, 2016 Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Amendment to the Annual Privacy Notice Delivery Obligations of Financial Institutions under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act contained in the FAST Act January 6, 2016 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Federal Circuit Invites FDA's Early Licensure of Biosimilars to Encourage Pre-Launch Resolution of Patent Disputes July 6, 2016 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco Life Sciences Alert
Latest Amendments to Delaware Law Revise Appraisal Rights August 17, 2016 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Late Fee for NFA Forms PQR and PR Filings Effective Starting September 30, 2016 June 30, 2016 Tiffany Ann Ford, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Last Minute Reprieve: FTC Gives Businesses Until August 1, 2009 to Adopt Identity Theft Prevention Programs To Comply With Federal Red Flags Rules May 1, 2009 Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
FDA and Amarin Pharma Reach Milestone Settlement Allowing Off-Label Drug Promotion March 22, 2016 Areta Kupchyk Healthcare Alert
Kerry and Lieberman Unveil Energy & Climate Legislation May 24, 2010 Seth D. Jaffe, Adam Wade Energy Technology and Renewables Update
Justice Department Seeks Increased Funding for Fraud Prevention and Enforcement February 5, 2010 Nicholas C. Theodorou Business Crimes Alert
Joint House and Senate Committee Approves Financial Regulatory Reform Bill June 25, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
JOBS Act Will Significantly Relax Restrictions on Capital Raising April 6, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
JOBS Act Establishes New Thresholds for Registration Under the Exchange Act May 9, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
JOBS Act Eases IPO Process and Public Reporting Requirements for Emerging Growth Companies April 27, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Janssen v. Celltrion: A Misstep in the BPCIA Patent Dance March 8, 2017 Donald R. Ware, Barbara A. Fiacco, Emma S. Winer Intellectual Property Alert
Is Your Company Ready for the CCPA? July 15, 2019 Colin J. Zick, Christopher Escobedo Hart, Christina G. Hioureas, Yoni Bard, Scott Bloomberg Privacy and Data Security Alert
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) Issues New Form BE-180 for U.S. Financial Services Providers Including Investment Advisers September 29, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jennifer M. Macarchuk The Foley Adviser
Equity Crowdfunding Under Federal Law: Issuers November 19, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
IRS Updates Form 990-EZ for 2016 March 10, 2017 Abigail Roy Nonprofit Alert
IRS Tax Lien Practices Eased March 21, 2011 Taxation Alert
IRS Reminds Tax-Exempt Organizations About Important Filing Deadline May 6, 2014 Nonprofit Alert
IRS Releases Streamlined Application for Tax-Exempt Status July 8, 2014 Nonprofit Alert
IRS Releases Revised Form 990 With Changes Affecting Joint Ventures, Compensation and Hospitals January 30, 2012 Nonprofit Alert
IRS Issues Moratorium on Certain Annual Information Reports on Foreign Financial Accounts (FBARs) August 10, 2009 The Foley Adviser
IRS Issues Instructions for Redesigned Form 990 December 23, 2008 Nonprofit Alert
FATCA: IRS Extends Transitional Rules September 21, 2015 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
IRS Extends Deadline for Annual Information Report on Foreign Financial Accounts June 25, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Changes on the Horizon? IRS Announces New Plans to Recharacterize Management Fee Waiver Arrangements July 31, 2015 Nicola Lemay, Earl W. Mellott, Christopher "Kip" Cawley, Abigail Roy Taxation Alert
IRS Announces Changes to FBAR Rules June 21, 2011 The Foley Adviser
IRS and US Treasury Release Proposed Regulations under FATCA - Important Steps Required by Fund Managers March 16, 2012 Nicola Lemay Taxation Alert
IRS And US Treasury Release Proposed Regulations Under FATCA February 28, 2012 Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
Investment Adviser Important Dates and Reminders January 30, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Investment Adviser Important Dates and Reminders February 3, 2010 Meredith A. Haviland, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Investment Adviser Important Dates and Reminders January 25, 2012 Peter M. Rosenblum, Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Investment Adviser Important Dates and Reminders January 31, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
Investment Adviser Agrees to Pay $5 Million for Compliance Deficiencies in Valuing Client Assets June 10, 2019 Robert G. Sawyer, Ayah K. Zaidi The Foley Adviser
Equity Crowdfunding Under Federal Law: Intermediaries November 19, 2013 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Interim Grandfather Rule Summary June 15, 2010 Thomas Barker Healthcare Alert
Alien Tort Statute Case Update: In Re South African Apartheid Litigation April 13, 2009 Corporate Social Responsibility
FATCA: Initial Registration Deadline Extended April 7, 2014 Nicola Lemay, Christopher "Kip" Cawley The Foley Adviser
Information Reporting for US Entities with Interests in Foreign Financial Assets Delayed April 3, 2013 Nicola Lemay, Christopher "Kip" Cawley Taxation Alert
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) Form BE-10: Industry Concern Voiced and Extension Updates June 12, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Michael N. Glanz The Foley Adviser
Increased Risk of FCPA Prosecution of Foreign National Executives of U.S. Issuers February 19, 2013 Anthony D. Mirenda, Gare A. Smith Business Crimes Alert
CFTC Approves NFA Interpretive Notice on Information Systems Security Programs, Including Cybersecurity Guidance October 30, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Important Deadlines and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators January 16, 2015 Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer, Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
Important Dates and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators January 27, 2014 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Important Dates and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators February 2, 2017 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer
Important Dates and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators January 22, 2016 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Important Dates and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators February 12, 2018 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Important Dates and Reminders for Investment Advisers, Exempt Reporting Advisers, Commodity Trading Advisors and Commodity Pool Operators February 12, 2019 Meredith A. Haviland, Robert G. Sawyer, Kate Leonard The Foley Adviser
Important Dates and Reminders January 25, 2013 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Important Changes Relating to Section 125 Plans May Require Immediate Action November 7, 2013 Teresa A. Martland Labor and Employment Alert
DOJ Takes New Tack on Hospital Recoupments: Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators September 4, 2012 Colin J. Zick, Dean Richlin Litigation Alert
Impacts of New CFIUS Pilot Program on Investment Funds November 7, 2018 Robert G. Sawyer, Ayah K. Zaidi The Foley Adviser
Impact of New European AIFMD Regulation on SBICs October 13, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Immigration and Customs Enforcement Reports Significant Rise in I-9 Inspections and Fines November 9, 2010 Labor and Employment Alert
How the FAST Act Will Impact Securities Laws January 14, 2016 Paul Bork Securities Alert
How the Amended Federal Rules Will Change Patent Litigation December 1, 2015 Marco J. Quina, Michael Hoven Intellectual Property Alert
House Passes Combined Renewable Electricity/Energy Efficiency Standard July 8, 2009 Mark A. Barnett Energy Technology and Renewables Alert
House Passes Bill Taxing Carried Interest Income as Ordinary Income December 10, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
House Financial Services Subcommittee Releases Discussion Draft Bills of the Investor Protection Act and the Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act October 2, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
House Financial Services Committee Approves The Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act October 2, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins The Foley Adviser
FICA Tax "Holiday" Ends With 2012 January 3, 2013 Kristyn Bunce DeFilipp Labor and Employment Alert
Heightened Pleading Standards in Securities Fraud Class Actions April 11, 2012 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Hedge Fund Transparency Act of 2009 February 13, 2009 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
H-1B Filing Deadline for FY 2010 is Fast Approaching and Stimulus Package Imposes New Restrictions on Hiring Foreign Workers February 23, 2009 Labor and Employment Alert
H-1B Cap Reached for Fiscal Year 2019 April 6, 2018 Kevin J. Fitzgerald Immigration Alert
Congress Passes Legislation Requiring Oil, Gas and Mining Companies to Report Payments to Government July 16, 2010 Gare A. Smith Corporate Social Responsibility
Further Uncertainty on DOL Fiduciary Rule February 6, 2017 Robert G. Sawyer, Teresa A. Martland The Foley Adviser
Further Guidance On The Revised Accredited Investor Standard August 4, 2010 Jeffrey D. Collins, Robert G. Sawyer The Foley Adviser
Cayman AML Officers – Further Clarification from CIMA Regarding Deadlines September 25, 2018 Catherine M. Anderson The Foley Adviser
Funding Opportunities in the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 and the Serve America Act June 16, 2009 Nonprofit Alert
FTC Delays Enforcement of Red Flags Rule Through December 31, 2010 May 28, 2010 Colin J. Zick Privacy and Data Security Alert
Deadlines Loom for Advisers Required to Register under Dodd-Frank or Become an Exempt Reporting Adviser January 19, 2012 Jeffrey D. Collins, Meredith A. Haviland The Foley Adviser
Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Act August 16, 2010 Paul Bork Securities Alert
Dodd-Frank Financial Reform Act July 27, 2010 Securities Alert
Connecticut Banking Commissioner Issues Orders Relating to Investment Adviser State Registration in Response to the Dodd-Frank Act for Investment Advisers Transacting Business in Connecticut July 18, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
Form PF: CFTC and SEC Jointly Propose New Disclosure Rules for Investment Advisers of Private Funds February 28, 2011 Jeffrey D. Collins, Peter M. Rosenblum The Foley Adviser
Form PC Revisions and Other Areas of Focus on Charities January 31, 2013 Nonprofit Alert
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) Form BE-10 FAQs for Private Fund Filers Available May 14, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Michael N. Glanz The Foley Adviser
Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA) Form BE-10 Extension Until June 30, 2015 June 1, 2015 Catherine M. Anderson, Jeffrey D. Collins, Michael N. Glanz The Foley Adviser
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